Interviews by Shamontiel
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"One-on-one interview with Grammy Award-winning singer Anthony Hamilton in Chicago," Sun Times Network, April 24, 2016
"Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia team up to bring funk and soul to Chicago," Sun Times Network, April 24, 2016
"Ne-Yo comes to Chicago Theatre," Chicago Defender, February 25-March 3, 2009, Volume CIII, Number 43
"Q&A with Quilete Tribe Wolf Actor Alex Meraz at the Official Twilight Convention in Chicago," Examiner, Sept. 10, 2010
"Even a boxing Michael Lee couldn't 'box' Tristan 'Mack Wilds' into a genre," The Wire Examiner, April 17, 2014 (Republished version also found on Gurulife)
"Comedian Damon Wayans releases serious new book 'Red Hats,'" Associated Content, May 13, 2010
"AfroFlow performs at IIT to packed crowd, M.A.D.D. Rhythms is 'amazing,' Chicago poets compete," Chicago News & Events Examiner, May 9, 2010
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"MC Lyte still a rock in the rap industry," Chicago Defender, March 4-10, 2009, Volume CIII, Number 44
"Trey Songz is 'Ready' to get back to business," Chicago Defender Online, May 22, 2009
"Steve Harvey: Act Like a Lady," Chicago Defender, Volume CIII, No. 42, February 18-24, 2009
"Rapper David Banner talks politics, race, criminal justice system, music and more," Sun Times Network, July 31, 2015
"Heather Headley makes switch to gospel," Chicago Defender, February 4-10, 2009, Vol. CIII, No. 40
"Q&A with Peter Facinelli, Dr. Carlisle Cullen, at the Official Twilight Convention in Chicago," Examiner, Sept. 10, 2010
"Actress Taylor King ponders on Season 4 'The Wire,' secret cast crush, Baltimore," The Wire Examiner, April 3, 2014
"'The Wire' Duquan's all grown up: Singer-actor Jermaine Crawford a triple threat," The Wire Examiner, April 9, 2014
"Donell Jones let's fans know 'what's up' with upcoming 2010 CD and 'Lost Files','" Associated Content, March 20, 2010
"From PA to Tee Tee, Barry Floyd Talks About CW's 'The Game'," Associated Content, March 21, 2009
"From child star and actor to rapper, Brandon Adams is back!" Chicago Defender Online, June 24, 2009
"Comedian Damon Williams brings the 'funny' every first Saturday," Chicago Defender Online, June 17, 2009
"Triple Threat: Jeremih, the singer, rapper, musician," Chicago Defender Online, May 22, 2009
"Ludacrismas was very merry on West side," Chicago Defender, December 24-30, 2008, Volume CIII, Number 34"
"2010 Wizard World Chicago Comic Con presents Blagojevich, TV stars, superheroes and Playboy models," Chicago News & Events Examiner, August 21, 2010
"Skaters go 'Ga Ga' for Keezo Kane," Chicago Defender Online, June 3, 2009
"Robin Thicke brings the 'Magic,' TV anchor enters with tantrum," Chicago Defender Online (Message from Montie), May 25, 2009
"Chicago celebrates Juneteenth with Mos Def and more at IMAN's 'Takin' It to the Streets' concert," Chicago News & Events Examiner, June 20, 2010
Click here to see the Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def) video.
"Meeting Spoken Word Artist and Former Child Star Malcolm Jamal Warner," Associated Content, August 5, 2010
"Controversial painter Michael D'Antuono visually challenges racism, politics, pollution," Sun Times Network, February 15, 2016
"Review: Flirty Girl Fitness brings sexy back to aerobics," Chicago Defender Online, May 19, 2009
"Real Men Cook Chicago co-founder Yvette Moyo Gillard talks about Father's Day and Chicago community," Chicago News & Events Examiner, June 3, 2010
"SMU professor and marketing exec Erin O. Patton talks about hip-hop, athletes and advertising," Chicago News & Events Examiner, May 8, 2010
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"Behind-the-scenes with Salvation Army: Where does clothing donation money go," Chicago Personal Finance Examiner, July 22, 2014
"Chicago's Protein Bar restaurant owner Matt Matros encourages healthy eating lifestyle," Associated Content, October 3, 2009
"Interview with Celebrity Food and Junk Artist, Jason Mecier," Associated Content, October 4, 2010
"Wizard Entertainment Founder Gareb Shamus Talks About Childhood, Pop Stars and Wizard World Chicago Comic Con," Associated Content, July 30, 2010
"Upcoming Fashion Designer -- P3 Designs Pursue Purpose Passionately," Associated Content, February 4, 2007
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2010 Black Music Month series
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"The Humane Society of the United States and Carroll Care Center partner to end dogfighting," Chicago Defender, September 12, 2009
"North Side agency pushes for HIV/AIDS testing," Chicago Defender, June 25 - July 1, 2008
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